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Revolutionary technology: Nissan's new petrol engine may make diesel obsolete

The Variable Compression-Turbo powertrain, to be unveiled at next month's Paris motor show, is also cheaper
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 05:50
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Japanese car maker Nissan Motor Co has come up with a new type of petrol engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete.

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JAPANESE car maker Nissan Motor Co has come up with a new type of petrol engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete.

The new engine uses variable compression technology, which Nissan engineers say allows it at any given moment to choose an